n the first half of this year Xining coal prices rose significantly

according to the National Bureau of statistics Xining investigation team survey data show: in the first half of this year, Xining coal prices rose significantly. Among them, the general bituminous ex factory price from 147.41 yuan per ton in January rose to $163 per ton in June, up by 10.58%.

Xining coal factory cause price rise is: on the one hand, by the impact of the international energy market prices, promote the domestic coal market prices, general bituminous coal also appears ex factory price rose significantly; on the other hand, the Sichuan Wenchuan earthquake disaster area, in order to ensure national coal, issued dispatching plan in some areas that exacerbated the coal market tight supply situation, which to some extent, also affected the general bituminous coal prices; in addition, with the development of social economy in Xining area, the increasing demand of the general bituminous coal prices.